Tag Archives: CANADA

Vancouver becomes 1st city in Canada to license medical marijuana sales – And the federal government is not very happy about it.

  Vancouver becomes 1st city in Canada to license medical marijuana sales The bylaw will charge retail dealers a $30,000 licence fee. cbc.ca Vancouver city council has voted to regulate and license the roughly 100 medical marijuana retailers in the city, making it the first city in Canada to do so. The bylaw was supported by Mayor Gregor Robertson, the dominant Vision Vancouver councillors, and Green Party Coun. Adriane Carr. Opposed were the city’s three Non-Partisan Association councillors. Coun. Kerry Jang called the controversial bylaw…

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Danube Swabians Were The Third Largest Producers Of Hemp In The World

Before World War II the Danube Swabians of this region were the third largest producers of hemp in the world. This almost forgotten factor of Danube Swabian enterprise is recounted by Frank Schmidt. Canada’s Health Ministry recently announced that it was prepared to issue permits to some farmers in the Peace River country of British Columbia to cultivate hemp on a trial basis. The crop would, of course, be closely monitored by the Food and Drug Division of the Ministry. The cultivation of hemp was…

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Powerful interview with Johann Hari, author of Chasing the Scream. This will completely change the way you look at the war on drugs

Did you know? Powerful interview with Johann Hari, author of Chasing the Scream. This will completely change the way you look at the war on drugs: http://bit.ly/1yrYMlD –‪#‎EndTheDrugWar‬ Published on 6 Feb 2015 http://democracynow.org – Watch Part 2 of our conversation with British journalist Johann Hari about the century-old failed drug war and how much of what we know about addiction is wrong. Over the past four years, Hari has traveled to the United States, Mexico, Canada, Uruguay and Portugal to research his new book,…

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Run From the Cure – The Rick Simpson Story Second Edition (Full HD VIDEO)

Run from the Cure 2014 Updated – The Rick Simpson Story Second Edition This video film is used with the kind permission of Mr. Rick Simpson. A wonderful man who re-discovered the cure for all dis-eases including Cancer from a plant that is in nature. Are we being lied to by all of OUR servants? After a serious head injury in 1997, Rick Simpson sought relief from his medical condition through the use of medicinal hemp oil. When Rick discovered that the hemp oil (with…

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Right now the facility has 17,000 marijuana plants and is planning on doubling production.

Right now the facility has 17,000 marijuana plants and is planning on doubling production. A trip inside a medical marijuana factory CBC has taken an exclusive tour of a medical marijuana operation in Leamington, Ont., south of Windsor. cbc.ca  CBC News Posted: Apr 02, 2015 8:37 AM ETLast Updated: Apr 02, 2015 11:09 AM ET One of Canada’s licensed medical marijuana facilities will double in size this summer, a year after Health Canada radically changed industry rules. Aphria Medical Marijuana cultivates 17,000 marijuana plants in…

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ALERT: Fentanyl Laced Cannabis (Marijuana Pot / Weed etc.) In Kamloops British Columbia Canada.

A Kamloops social agency is issuing a warning today about a potentially deadly batch of marijuana making the rounds. ASK Wellness is worried about the general population, especially younger people, who could be putting themselves in harm’s way by smoking up. style=”display:block” data-ad-client=”ca-pub-7046210838126676″ data-ad-slot=”5019675905″ data-ad-format=”auto”> Ken Salter of ASK Wellness says he’s just learned there is pot laced with fentanyl that is being sold in Kamloops.   Fentanyl is a drug that is considered to be one hundred times more potent than heroin. Salter says…

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Vancouver Island residents living near a medical marijuana facility say they are not only fed up with the constant smell of pot but that it’s also bringing their property value down.

Vancouver Island residents living near a medical marijuana facility say they are not only fed up with the constant smell of pot but that it’s also bringing their property value down. Neighbours fed up with smelly medical marijuana facility SHAWNIGAN LAKE – People living near a legal medical marijuana facility say it will push their property values down. ctvnews.ca VIDEO

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Organic hemp supply can’t meet demand

Industry experts say organic hemp is a ‘big opportunity’ and commands almost double the price of its conventionally grown cousin   The opportunities are big these days for the growers of organic hemp, says the executive director of Organic Alberta. “We are seeing very strong growth in the organic sector with 58 per cent of Canadians buying organic on a weekly basis,” said Becky Lipton. “Organic hemp is right up there as one of the top commodities in high demand, and commanding a premium of…

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